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Ex-soldier’s son flogged by Taliban in Faryab

AT News KABUL: Taliban militants whipped a teenage son of a former member of security forces in northern Faryab province, an official said on Monday. Provincial police spokesman, Karim Youresh said Taliban lashed the 12-year old boy Koh-e-Seyad area of Shirin Tagab district of the province. The boy is identified …

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254 Taliban rebels killed in latest ops

AT News KABUL: At least 254 Taliban were killed and 97 others wounded in operations conducted by the Afghan security forces in different provinces across the country, the defense ministry said on Sunday. The Afghan security force conducted operations and counter attacks against Taliban militants in Ghazni, Kandahar, Herat, Farah, …

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Karzai saddened by deadly flooding in Nooristan

AT News KABUL: Former President, Hamid Karzai expressed regrets over flash floods that killed tens of people in the eastern province of Nooristan. In a statement issued on Sunday, the former president wished paradise for the dead and patience for their families. The flooding swept the district of Kamdesh in …

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20 die in two collisions in Jalalabad highway

AT News KABUL: At least 20 people have died after two car crashes along Jalalabad highway, officials said on Friday. The incident, which has happened because of reckless driving, has left at least 18 others injured. At least 8 people including children and women died and 10 others were injured …

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